Centre for Social and Sustainable Innovation (CSSI)

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2015-16 Year in Review

CSSI collects stories and photos of some of the great things our students, profs and staff do, and we publish them in our annual Year in Review reports. We hope you enjoy them.

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Classroom

Sustainability in the classroom

CSSI helps professors bring the best articles, case studies, and guest speakers to their classes in marketing, accounting, operations, finance, human resources... Sustainability and social responsibility fit everywhere!

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Monika Winn 2016

CSSI Director Monika Winn earned the President's Distinguished Service Award!

Gustavson professor and CSSI Director Monika Winn was honoured with the President's Distinguished Service Award for Leadership in March 2016! Dr. Winn has led awareness and integration of sustainability and social responsibility across UVic since she arrived on campus as a new prof in 1995.

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Students

Find out how Gustavson students and graduates are changing the world

We love to celebrate Gustavson's creative, smart and sustainable students and alumni. Check out our weekly Communique for news and stories!

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Dr. Monika Winn presents Amit Dewett with the Jason Boyce Award

Amit Dewett earns the Jason Boyce Award!

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Centre for Social and Sustainable Innovation

The Centre for Social and Sustainable Innovation (CSSI) is a service unit for the Gustavson School of Business, and so much more!

Basically, we are one more way that Gustavson goes beyond seeing things differently and actually steps up to make the world better.

If you’re a student with an idea or a question, give us a call!

If you’re a business leader, we value your expertise; a professor, let’s hear from you!

You can phone Rachel at 250 853 3721, email cssi@uvic.ca, or visit Room 150 in the Business and Economics Building.

We've collected some wonderful stories and pictures of Gustavson students, profs and staff doing the great things they do. Please check out CSSI's latest Year in Review!

And Gustavson's beautiful 2015 carbon report is now available right here.

CSSI's strategic plan in brief is here.

Our previous Year in Review reports are also full of inspiring stories:

2014-2015

2013-2014

2012-2013

2011-2012

UVic has so, so many sustainability initiatives and activities.


View more CSSI videos on the Gustavson School of Business YouTube channel.

  • Bart Simpson talks to CSSI - Filmmaker Bart Simpson talks to Gustavson's Centre for Social and Sustainable Innovation about film, business and social responsibility.
  • Mission Impossible? Not at Gustavson - new students create sustainable, socially responsible business ideas in three hours.
  • Faces of UVic Research: Monika Winn - our director explains the ways in which business can be made more sustainable, and explains that the public demand for large companies to have environmental transparency leads CEO's and businesses to become more sustainable.
  • The world looks different from here - a short trip, through the students eyes, of the unique experiences they have with the Gustavson School of Business in class, on exchange overseas, on internship and most importantly having fun together.

View more CSSI videos on the Gustavson School of Business YouTube channel.